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bits back home. At lunchtime the menu has a Malaysian/Indonesian slant whereas. in the evenings, it’s rather more Indochinese/ European. (Our compliments to the llepalese ex-Ghurhha‘chofi); " three continents. l’hve'co .And the beers are frequently strong and Belgian. Stella being one of many. But a word of advice. lf you have to get up early tomorrow don't drink 151 Shooters. A visit to llegociant's. like travelling, broadens the mind. But sometimes blows it altogether.

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stairs from llamnett and Sassoon. And they do sane Stella.

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